Smart people believe only half of what they hear; wise ones know which half. Jeff Cooper Lt Col John Dean “Jeff” Cooper was a United States Marine, an expert on the use and history of small arms.
As a leader, you have to have the ability to assimilate new information and understand that there might be a different view. Madeleine Albright, first female United States Secretary of State; served from 1997 to 2001 under President Bill Clinton.
The effects of the COVID-19 pandemic and climate change are similar in terms of their global scale, the exponential growth of their impacts, the need for decisive action, the importance of scientific evidence, the risks to all parts of the economy, and the existential threat to the less affluent sections of society. Roberto Bocca, Head […]
Le congrès ne marche pas, il danse. Charles-Joseph, Prince de Ligne, referring to the Congress of Vienna 1814 – 1815 (post Napoléon) Commentary: For three decades, governments of Canada likewise have not progressed on global warming. They have all been round dancing since 1988.
Stupidity is a more dangerous enemy of the good than malice. [evil] Dietrich Bonhoeffer One may protest against evil; it can be exposed and, if need be, prevented by use of force. Evil always carries within itself the germ of its own subversion in that it leaves behind in human beings at least a sense […]